Cascade Symphony performs Beethoven’s ‘Ode’

  • Thu May 10th, 2012 10:20am
  • Life

What better piece of classical music could cap Cascade Symphony’s 50th “Golden Jubilee” season than Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy,” the Ninth Symphony in D minor?

A crowning achievement in Beethoven’s career, this symphony includes the wonderful “Ode to Joy” chorus, to be performed by the Sno-King Chorale.

The concert is scheduled to begin with selections from Delibes’ ballet, “Coppelia.” Then the program shifts to the famous Ninth Symphony, featuring soloists Melanie Hingson, Linda Cornell, Marcus Shelton and Thomas Hingson.

Cascade Symphony is conducted by Michael Miropolsky and the Sno-King Chorale is under the direction of Frank DeMiero.

The concert is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Monday, Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for seniors, $15 for students and $10 for children 12 and younger at 425-275-9595.

Herald staff